Hillcrest Intermediate School

  • Hillcrest Intermediate School serves 801 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Hillcrest Intermediate School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Hillcrest Intermediate School's student population of 801 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students801 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest Intermediate School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#679 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hillcrest Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hillcrest Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillcrest Intermediate School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillcrest Intermediate School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillcrest Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.120.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hillcrest Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hillcrest Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwin SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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